Venus Williams

Palm Beach Gardens police now confirm that tennis star Venus Williams “lawfully” entered the intersection where she was involved in a fatal accident last month after video showing the crash was released. Early police reports indicated that Venus was at fault. A security camera at a community near the crash site captured the incident. The […]

The family of Jerome Barson are suing Venus Williams, claiming she is liable for his death after a car crash in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida on June 9. A judge in Palm Beach County, Florida, granted her request to stop the Barson’s family from examining the two cars involved in the fatal crash. Williams feared […]

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How quickly things turn around. As we reported yesterday, tennis icon Venus Williams was subjected to utterly disrespectful commentary during the Australian Open by ESPN announcer Doug Adler. Well today ESPN has decided what his punishment should be and let’s just say you won’t have to hear him on-air for the foreseeable future. Social media […]

A commentator described Williams' tactics as a 'gorilla effect.' ESPN pulled him from the broadcast booth.

Another day, another disrespectful comment hurled at a black person, this time the recipient of racially-charged commentary is tennis legend Venus Williams. While she was giving her all during her performance at the Australian Open, an ESPN announcer thought that the best way to describe her stance on the court was to compare it to […]

Some people will never learn. An ESPN commentator is under fire for comparing Venus Williams to a gorilla. A GORILLA. Doug Adler made the comments during her second round Australian Open match.     What do you think? Were these comments too much?       Follow Karen Clark on Social Media Facebook: The Karen […]

The sisters returned home to renew their ties to the community and to honor the big sister who was killed in a drive-by shooting in Compton in 2003.

Diddy said politicians need to understand the power of the Black vote and offered a strategy to evoke political action and change.

In what many are calling a shocker, Venus and Serena Williams – already three-time Olympic doubles gold medalists – experienced their first Olympic loss together on Sunday to Czech Republic pair Lucie Safarova and Barbora Strycova, NBC Olympics reports. But the 6-3 6-4 loss – following the sisters’ gold wins as a pair in the 2000 […]